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Term:formaldehyde catabolic process
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Accession:GO:0046294 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of formaldehyde (methanal, H2C=O), the simplest aldehyde.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: formaldehyde breakdown;   formaldehyde catabolism;   formaldehyde degradation;   methanal catabolic process;   methanal catabolism

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G ADH5 alcohol dehydrogenase 5 (class III), chi polypeptide acts_upstream_of_or_within
(MGI:1338643|PMID:10358022) MGI
PMID:10358022 GO_REF:0000107 MGI:1338643 NCBI chr 4:91,470,304...91,487,854
Ensembl chr 4:102,134,375...102,151,902
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G ESD esterase D involved_in IEA InterPro GO_REF:0000002 NCBI chr13:27,915,905...27,942,142
Ensembl chr13:46,633,619...46,659,969
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  biological_process 15338
    metabolic process 10018
      catabolic process 2150
        small molecule catabolic process 315
          formaldehyde catabolic process 2
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  biological_process 15338
    response to stimulus 7883
      response to chemical 4481
        cellular response to chemical stimulus 3119
          cellular response to toxic substance 105
            cellular detoxification 90
              cellular detoxification of aldehyde 9
                formaldehyde catabolic process 2
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